Knowledgebase: Hardware
Laptop Program: Recommended 13" MacBook Pro
Updated: 16 July 2019 09:34 AM
Laptop Program
About About
Software Software
Hardware Hardware
All Articles 

Related: Purchasing Advice

Minimum

1.4GHz quad-core 8th‑generation Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz

  • 1.4GHz quad-core 8th‑generation Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz
  • 8GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory
  • 256GB SSD storage
  • Retina display with True Tone
  • Intel Iris Plus Graphics 645
  • Two Thunderbolt 3 ports
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
  • Backlit Keyboard - US English

OCAD University Recommended Systems

13" MacBook Pro

Better

Increase RAM to 16GB memory, storage to 512GB SSD.

OCAD University Recommended Systems

MacBook Pro

Even Better

Already Own a 13" MacBook Pro?

Here is our minimum recommended specification for older MacBook Pro models.

  • MacBook Pro (13 inch, Early 2015)
  • Intel Core i5 Processor or Better (Dual processor)
  • 8 GB Recommended
  • 256 GB SSD or better